Susan E. Cartwright - Partner

Biography

Susan E. Cartwright has devoted her practice to defending businesses and individuals in civil matters.  Susan has tried more than 70 cases to verdict, primarily focusing on catastrophic injury, premises liability, commercial trucking, products liability, construction defect and motor vehicle liability.  Susan acted as managing attorney for a large commercial insurance carrier prior to joining the firm.  Her experience involved representation of the insurer and insureds, as well as litigation management and the development of strategic and efficient outside counsel relationships.  Susan has been a frequent speaker on jury demographics and tort litigation strategies for insurance companies and claim handling associations.

Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas
  • State Bar of Georgia
  • U. S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U. S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
  • U. S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas
  • U. S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia

Professional Affiliations

  • State Bar of Texas
  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Texas Association of Defense Counsel
  • Dallas Gator Club
  • Chi Omega Alumnae Association

Education

  • J.D., Bates College of Law, University of Houston Law Center
  • B.S., Journalism, cum laude, University of Florida